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Chin Na in Ground Fighting: Principles, Theory and Submission Holds for All Martial Styles

By: Arsenault, Al; Faulise, Joe

Price: $12.00

Publisher: YMAA Publication Center: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292863

ISBN: 1886969663

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faint edge wear. 2003 Soft Cover. Chin Na in Ground Fighting explores the use of joint locks, pressure points and bone displacement techniques for actual fighting encounters that have landed on the ground. The material in this book concentrates on: holding techniques which are capable of immobilizing an opponent with a limited danger of counter-attack, the principles and theory of these holds, the identification and use of pressure points for offensive and defensive purposes. View more info

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Speed Training for Combat, Boxing, Martial Arts, and MMA: How to Maximize Your Hand Speed, Foot Speed, Punching Speed, Kicking Speed, Wrestling Speed, and Fighting Speed

By: Barnes, J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fitness Lifestyle: 2011

Seller ID: 2292841

ISBN: 0976899809

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2011 Trade Paperback. Based on proven training methods of martial arts masters, such as Bruce Lee, and champion boxers, wrestlers, and MMA fighters...Speed Training for Combat, Boxing, Martial Arts, and MMA provides basic, intermediate, and advanced drills and knowledge to maximize speed for competition and self-defense. View more info

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Bruce Lee's 1 and 3 Inch Power Punch

By: DeMille, James W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tao of Wing Chun Do: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2292865

ISBN: 0918642027

Condition: Good


Reprint. Lightly rubbed. 1989 Stapled Binding. James W. Demile is one of the few people to whom Bruce Lee ever taught the power punch; not because it is difficult, but because Bruce wanted to keep it an exclusive technique. At the time, the author agreed with Lee. But now, he believes it is time the striking power and techniques be taught to all who wish to learn them. View more info

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T'ai Chi For Dummies

By: Iknoian, Therese

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Wiley Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 2268287

ISBN: 0764553518

Condition: Good


Ink marginalia and related articles laid in. 2001 Soft Cover. For nearly 5,000 years, people have practiced T’ai Chi as a way to prolong life, build strength and stamina, improve concentration, and achieve psychological balance. Hundreds of millions of satisfied customers can’t be wrong. View more info

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The Wu Style of Tai Chi Chuan

By: Lee, Tinn Chan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Unique Publications: 1982

Seller ID: 2268738

ISBN: 0865680221

Condition: Very Good


Light stains along edges of wrappers, light general wear to wrappers. 1982 Trade Paperback. 123 pp. Lee discusses: an explanation of the ten fundamental principles; a brief history of tai chi chuan masters; the seven basic stances; principles in the cultivation of chi; duration of the static meditative exercises; stances; and much more. View more info

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Chinese Fast Wrestling for Fighting: The Art of San Shou Kuai Jiao

By: Liang, Shou-yu; Ngo, Tai D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: YMAA Publication Center: 1997

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2292840

ISBN: 1886969493

Condition: Very Good


6th printing. Light edge wear. 1997 Soft Cover. One of China's top wrestling champions shows you how to take down any opponent. View more info

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Ultimate Guide to Tai Chi (The Best of Inside Kung-Fu)

By: Little, John R.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2268285

ISBN: 0809228335

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. An exceptional copy. 1999 Large Softcover. Practiced by millions of people around the world, the ancient and gentle Chinese martial art of tai chi offers the perfect balance of mind and body, strength and flexibility, grace and agility. Its smooth, fluid movements demand precision and control while offering exercisers of all ages improved fitness, stress reduction, and self-defense skills. Whether you are a curious novice, an intermediate student seeking deeper understanding, or a tai chi expert, Inside Kung-Fu's Ulitmate Guide to Tai Chi offers you a wealth of insightful, reliable, h... View more info

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Manual of the Baratero: The Art of Handling the Navaja, the Knife, and the Scissors of the Gypsies

By: Loriega, James

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paladin Press: 2005

Seller ID: 2292839

ISBN: 1581604718

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 2005 Trade Paperback. xxxix, 134 pp. This is the oldest manual on Spanish knife fighting ever published and is the only know historical text on the subject.This annotated translation provides a window to the methods of knife fighting practiced by the working class, the criminal class and the Gypsies in 19th century Spain. With original drawings, it offers a revealing glimpse into the ways in which armas blancas cortas, or small edged weapons, were used on the dark and grimy cobblestone streets of the Spanish underworld. View more info

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Muay Thai: A Living Legacy - Vol. 1 (Second Edition)

By: Prayukvong, Kat; Junlakan, Lesley D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Spry Books: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2273296

ISBN: 9749293703

Condition: Fair


Stained, does not interfere with text. 2005 Soft Cover. By popular demand, a brand new edition of Muay Thai: A Living Legacy (Volume 1), complete with contemporary-look cover design and 8 new dynamic action photos for framing, along with the much-praised Wai Khru Ram Muay poster. Meticulously researched and lavishly illustrated, this is the most comprehensive, user-friendly book on Muay Thai ever written. Watch out for Volume 2 of the projected 3-volume series, to be published soon. View more info

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White Eyebrow Bak Mei Pai Kung Fu: Applications and Training Details (Volume 1)

By: Rea, Tyler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rea Martial Media: 2013

Seller ID: 2292864

ISBN: 1484036352

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2013 Trade Paperback. White Eyebrow Kung fu (Bak Mei) is a close quarter method of Chinese boxing. Known for it's explosive power and effective techniques It is one of the treasured kung fu systems of Southern China. View more info

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Tap Out Textbook: The Ultimate Guide to Submissions for Grappling

By: Scott, Steve

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Turtle Press: 2009

Seller ID: 2292831

ISBN: 1934903140

Condition: Very Good


Edges and a few pages lightly soiled. 2009 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. If you make your opponent tap out, he ll never forgive you and never forget you! Tap Out Textbook: The Ultimate Guide to Submissions for Grappling is packed with hundreds of armlocks, chokes and leglocks that you can use to make any opponent tap out. This book offers hardcore, serious and practical instruction on submitting your opponent in a wide variety of grappling and fi ghting situations. Whether you re a submission grappler, judo or jujitsu athlete or MMA fighter, this book will improve y... View more info

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Championship Sambo: Submission Holds and Groundfighting

By: Scott, Steve

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Turtle Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292845

ISBN: 1880336901

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2006 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Sambo is a rugged Russian style of wrestling that emphasizes practical effective submission holds. In this book, Steve Scott teaches you the fundamental holds, breakdowns, arm locks and leg locks of the sport of sambo. View more info

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Float Like a Butterfly (Muhammad Ali: The Man Who Could Float Like a Butterfly and Sting Like a Bee)

By: Shange, Ntozake

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Jump at the Sun / Hyperion Books for Children: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198688

ISBN: 0786805544

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Fine.Near Fine. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Edel Rodriguez. Muhammad Ali, considered by many to be the finest athlete of the twentieth century, is also one of the most famous Americans of his time. Here is a compelling testimony to his courage, resilience in the face of controversy, and boxing prowess by Obie Award-winning author Ntozake Shange. In her own words, Shange shows us Ali and his life, from his childhood in the segregated South, to his meteoric rise in boxing to become the Heavyweight Champion of the World... View more info

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Book of Ch'i: Harnessing the Healing Force of Energy

By: Wildish, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 2268286

ISBN: 1582900299

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 2000 Large Softcover. The Eastern religions of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism all believe that everything in the world is a manifestation of a powerful life-force in India it is known as prana; in Japan it is called ki; and in China it is ch'i. It is only by harnessing ch'i that we can be truly balanced physically, emotionally, and spiritually. When ch'i is blocked, it upsets our health and well-being. In this comprehensive instructive book, author Paul Wildish offers readers simple, effective ways to harness the healing force of ch'i to all areas of your life through meditatio... View more info

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Pachi Tanglang Chuan: Eight Ultimate Praying Mantis

By: Yu-Chang, Su

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pachi Tanglang International Martial Arts Institute: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292844

ISBN: 8230326509

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2014 Soft Cover. A treatise on Chinese Martial Arts (Wushu, Guoshu, Kung Fu) by a world famous master, focusing on three styles: Pachi Chuan, Pikua Chang and Tanglang Chuan (Praying Mantis), including their histories, internal energy and applications. With hitherto unpublished information from a pure lineage in the line of Master Liu Yun-Qiao and the Wutan Institute. Many original pictures. View more info